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Olympic Boxing Update as of Monday, August 15

Olympic Boxing Update as of Monday, August 15

August 15, 2016 No Comments

On Sunday, August 14, the 19-year-old bantamweight Shakur Stevenson from the U.S. defeated Robenilson De Jesus of Brazil in the Round of 16 after earning a bye in the Round of 32. On Tuesday, August 16th, Stevenson will be facing fellow 19-year-old, 5’4” Tsenbaatar Erdenebat of Mongolia in the quarterfinals. Whichever boxer emerges goes on to fight […]

Team USA led by Genaro Gamez victorious at 2014 Independence Cup

Team USA led by Genaro Gamez victorious at 2014 Independence Cup

February 15, 2014 No Comments

Wednesday, February 12, 2014 On Monday, three American boxers opened the 2014 international competition with victories at the Independence Cup in Santiago, Dominican Republic. Male lightweight Genaro “El Conde” Gamez of San Diego, CA, female lightweight Queen Underwood of Seattle, Washington, and male light welterweight Abraham Nova of Albany, N.Y. all earned preliminary victories in […]

Wonder Woman helps USA Boxing Team secure Gold

Wonder Woman helps USA Boxing Team secure Gold

May 30, 2013 No Comments

Sunday, May 19, at the 2013 Women’s Continental Championships in Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela, Team USA won eight gold medals in final round action which featured the top female athletes from North, Central and South America. Olympic bronze flyweight medalist Marlen Esparza (Houston, Texas) added another international medal to her list of accolades with a 20-11 decision win […]

U.S. Men’s Boxing Team hits all time low, while women earn two medals

U.S. Men’s Boxing Team hits all time low, while women earn two medals

August 9, 2012 No Comments

While the rest of the U. S. athletes are shining bright and winning all sorts of medals at this year’s Olympics, it appears the U. S. Men’s Boxing Team should have stayed home and watched the competition on TV. The 2012 London Olympic Games marks the first time the once great men’s amateur program has […]

USA Amateur Boxers compete in Olympic dress rehearsal

MMA & Muay Thai Fights schedule

MMA and Muay Thai schedules are updated on a regular basis with an emphasis given to events involving local...

USA Amateur Boxing’s updated schedule for San Diego & Imperial Counties

February Date: Saturday, February 24, 2018 Weigh-ins: 10 a.m Location: Crest Event Center, 721 W. Main Street, El Centro,...

Pro Boxing Schedule

Above photo was taken on August 17, 1989, in San Diego, on the night Tony Deluca defeated Willy Salazar...

Not even March & already several contenders for Fight of the Year

Friday afternoon at the Salon Mezzanine in Tijuana, the Borizteca Boxing Management Group and the freelance production crew of...

Weigh-ins complete for the most anticipated bout of 2018: Ramos vs Beamon

It’s usually tough, almost impossible, to predict a great fight in the making, ala Arturo Gatti vs Micky Ward...

Dewayne Beamon shaking things up in the Super Flyweight Division

Before leaving the East Coast, boxing standout Dewayne Beamon made certain he had cleaned house of all prospective competitors in his...